Def min unveils mobile lab for Covid-19 screening

NEW DELHI, Apr 23: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday unveiled via video link a 'mobile virology research and diagnostics laboratory (MVRDL)' developed by...

Social distancing norms of 6 ft insufficient, virus can travel nearly 20 ft: Study

New Delhi, May 27 (PTI): Scientists have modelled the spread of infectious droplets from coughing, sneezing, and breathing under different atmospheric conditions, and found...

63% voting in 6th phase of LS polls

NEW DELHI, May 12: The sixth phase of the Lok Sabha polls on Sunday saw 63 percent turnout in 59 seats across six states...

Visakhapatnam gas leak: Andhra Pradesh HC orders seizure of chemical plant; directors not to...

New Delhi, May 26 (PTI): The Andhra Pradesh High Court has ordered the seizure of the premises of LG Polymers plant in Visakhapatnam, where...

MSMEs set new world record for largest online business lesson

New Delhi, May 27 (PTI): Nearly 4 lakh entrepreneurs from MSME sector attended a training session for rebuilding businesses post COVID-19 to create a...

Modi govt: 36 ministers sworn in for second term, 20 MPs first-timers

Kiren Rijiju retained in new cabinet NEW DELHI, May 30: Narendra Modi took over as the country's prime minister for a second term on Thursday...

Dead Bats Found In UP’s Gorakhpur, Caracasses Sent To Vet Research Institute

Gorakhpur, May 26 (PTI): A large number of bats were found dead in Gorakhpur's Belghat area on Tuesday morning, triggering panic among residents. The villagers...

Strategic affairs experts criticise Trump’s offer to mediate between India and China on border...

New Delhi, May 27 (PTI) India and China have a robust mechanism to resolve their long-pending border dispute and there was no scope for...

Modi reaches out to J&K, says revocation of Art 370 ‘historic’

NEW DELHI, Aug 8: Reaching out to the Kashmiris with messages of hope and optimism, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday assured them of...

Government Finalising Draft Bill To Set Up All-India Judicial Service: Report

New Delhi, May 26 (PTI): The government is in the process of finalising a bill to establish an all-India judicial service to recruit officers...

India carefully monitoring political situation in Nepal: Sources 

New Delhi, May 27 (PTI) India is carefully monitoring the situation in Nepal, government sources said on Wednesday after the Nepalese government deferred its...

Naga students seeks implementation of Indo-Naga frame work agreement

New Delhi, Sep 25: The Naga diaspora led by the Naga Students' Federation (NSF) in collaboration with the Naga Students' Union, Delhi (NSUD) on...

Weather Department ‘Red Alert’ For “Very Heavy” Rain In Assam, Meghalaya

New Delhi, May 26 (PTI): A red-colour coded weather alert has been issued for Assam and Meghalaya from May 26-28, the India Meteorological Department...

1025 Chinese transgressions reported from 2016-18: Government data

NEW DELHI, Nov 28: The Chinese Army transgressed into Indian territory 1025 times between 2016 and 2018, according to government data. The number of transgressions...

Supreme Court Asks Centre To Treat Payment Of Wages Issue With “Urgency”

New Delhi, May 26 (PTI): The Supreme Court has asked the Centre to "treat with urgency" the issue raised in the pleas challenging Home...

30 airports, airstrips up for bidding in NE

NEW DELHI, Dec 6: The civil aviation ministry on Friday said bids have been sought for six underserved and 24 un-served airports and airstrips...

Gas leak: SC allows LG Polymers to send 30 staffs to maintain safety at...

New Delhi, May 26 (PTI) The Supreme Court on Wednesday allowed LG Polymers India Ltd to send its 30 employees to maintain "round the...

Disparity shows how billions of foreign aid goes back to donor contractors

DELHI, Jan 16: As the global elite network at Davos, people across the world are increasingly taking to the streets to protest in the...

India may keep COVID-19 deaths to less than 8,000: Public health expert

Bengauru, May 26 (PTI) Kerala, Punjab and Haryana seem to have crossed the peak in coronavirus cases, says a prominent public health specialist, who...

Modi asks people to stay indoors, advice against hoarding

NEW DELHI, Mar 19: Calling for "resolve and restraint" to fight the novel coronavirus (Covid-19), Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday asked the entire...